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10 Turkey Facts You Don’t Know

Do you think you can talk turkey? Here are 10 fun facts to know about these interesting birds: 1. Gobbles the sounds that turkeys make can be heard more than a mile away. 2. Adult wild male …


Why It’s So Hard to Get Back on Track After the Holidays

Even the most rigid of calorie counters and the healthiest of eaters often throw caution to the wind and break out the stretchy pants on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Most of us also vow to go back to (…


9 Holiday Time Savers to Beat the ‘Too Busy To Have Fun’ Syndrome

The holidays are fun, but there never seems to be enough time to enjoy them. These nine tricks have really helped me get a handle on everything I have to do to get ready on time without totally stress…


5 Tips for Sticking to Your Diet During Thanksgiving

Most of us have been there. You starve yourself with skimpy salads just before the big holiday parties and get-togethers, then woof down the heavily iced cake, the whipped cream, and nummy chocolates …


These 2 Holiday Schedules Keep Stress Away

The most sure-fire way I've found to minimize stress and maximize fun during the holidays is to make a schedule. What's the difference, you ask? A plan is more big picture: you can plan to have guests…


Hosting Thanksgiving? 5 Essential Tips to Avoid Food Poisoning or a Fire

All across the United States, families will soon be gathering for Thanksgiving dinner with turkey all the trimmings. For most, the meal will be delicious and biggest concern will be over how many calo…


Thanksgiving: Turnip Mash, Rice Dressing, Fall Salad

Here in America, where the nation prepares to celebrate its annual Thanksgiving Day, all of us at the Institute of HeartMath would like to wish you and your families a happy Thanksgiving! SOUTHERN TU…


Thanksgiving as a Wellness Practice

Celebrations of a day of thanks are common around the world. Whether these observances mark an annual harvest, peace or something else, their underlying theme is appreciation and gratitude, sentiments…


7 Holiday Dangers for Pets — and How to Avoid Them

Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas might be the most wonderful times of the year, but they can also be some of the most dangerous for cats and dogs. From deliciously rich holiday fare to enticingly …


How to Grill the Perfect Holiday Turkey

For many people, the holidays mean a house full of family and a small kitchen putting out a lot of food. One problem never fails to arise in this scenario. Most houses only have one oven, so it become…


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I never raised a dog but these tips sound very logical. Thank you.

It is definitely time to make compassion fashionable and to make kindness cool!

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